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Engine failure forces Delta emergency landing in Florida

by Jorge Hernandez on February 21, 2011

An apparent engine failure forced 119 passengers and crew aboard Delta Flight 1846 from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to make an emergency landing back in Fort Lauderdale around 7:45 a.m. on Sunday February 20, reports NBC Miami. The plane was heading to Minneapolis. "There was a big explosion, a flash. And then you hear this […]

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Engine explosion causes emergency landing in Qantas A380

by Jorge Hernandez on November 4, 2010

A Qantas Airbus A380 carrying 440 passengers from Singapore to Sydney, Australia, was forced to make an emergency landing yesterday after experiencing a significant engine failure 15 minutes after takeoff. The Sydney Morning Herald reports that the incident has led the Australian airline to ground its fleet of A380s until the cause of the malfunction […]